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Events on Martin Luther King day

This article was originally published in The Notebook. In August 2020, The Notebook became Chalkbeat Philadelphia.

Several organizations are holding events on Martin Luther King Day. For a list of other upcoming events, check our events page.

10:45 a.m. Gathering of Unity at South Philly High School, convened by Superintendent Ackerman
11 a.m. – 3 p.m. An MLK Day of Action: Stop Trying Youth as Adults in PA!, organized by the Youth Art Self-empowerment Project
3-5 p.m. A Call to Witness and Action, organized by the Philadelphia Student Union
3 p.m. Concert at King High School, from the Philadelphia Orchestra
All day: Day of Service, including events at Philly schools and a Philadelphia READS book drive.

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